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Counting on Katherine : How Katherine Johnson Put Astronauts on the Moon by Helaine Becker

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Katherine Johnson is the mathematical genius who helped make the historic Apollo 11 moon landings possible and made sure that Apollo 13 returned home safely when the mission was in critical danger. As a child, Katherine loved to count. She counted the steps on the road, the number of dishes and spoons she washed in the kitchen sink, everything! Boundless, curious, and excited by calculations, young Katherine longed to know as much as she could about maths, about the universe .

Helaine Becker interviewed Katherine and her family for this authorized biography.

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